Every entrepreneur I know has endured setbacks as they poured themselves into their startup. I’ve been there myself. You might be there now, headed for it, or recovering. Here’s how to thrive through failure.
Entrepreneurs often believe that investors need to feel some pressure of demand to get them out of tire-kicking mode and into the driver’s seat. How you create that demand makes all the difference.
I am honored to be interviewed by Todd Cook, an airline pilot, experienced leader, financial adviser and entrepreneur. We talk everything from entrepreneurs, to family, to Mastermind groups.
I had no idea what I was getting into when I joined a friend’s startup. I had a successful background in consulting and leading a technology group for a super-regional bank. I went from a company of 90,000 to being employee number three.
I am honored to be interviewed by Stacy Amaral Kauffman of the JenningsWire Podcast. We talk startups, success and failure, and 5 things that the most successful entrepreneurs do regularly.
I work with entrepreneurs regularly who have raised or plan to raise money from a friend or a family member. While this seems like an easy path to fueling your startup, taking friends and family money can lead to significant difficulty.
I am honored to be interviewed by Brian Mininger, an experienced leader, entrepreneur and business adviser, on his Small Business Revival podcast.
I prefer meetings in coffee shops. I am invigorated by the aromas, the quiet distractions, and the chance encounters with friends. I’ve recently embraced a new habit that multiplies meeting enjoyment. You can too.
Are you personal growth oriented? As 2014 started, I set significant goals for the first time ever. I’ve nailed a few and made only partial progress on some and no progress on others. I couldn’t be happier; I am accomplishing significant personal growth. This is my mid-year review, updated goals for the rest of 2014 and encouragement for you.
We are experiencing a seismic shift in the entrepreneurial world. The 21st Century’s second decade has produced thought leaders and the tools to pursue career and life options like never before. We can ask “What do I want my future to be?” and then create it.